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Anniversary of the Death of Sergeant Orville E. Quinnette
Start Date: 12/18/2019
End Date: 12/18/2019
This event recurs yearly until 12/18/2022.   Click here to see the series dates.
Event Description
Detective Sergeant Orville Quinnette, 33, was fatally shot in a north side apartment ambush on December 7, 1935.  Quinnette and his partner, Russell Chatham, had been sent to the Hazel Dell apartments, northeast corner of 12th Street and Park Avenue, on a tip that the man believed to have killed an Anderson police officer was living there. Sergeant Quinnette died on December 18. (Narrative)
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